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Sport Ireland National Aquatic Centre

The National Aquatic Centre is one of the world’s largest indoor water centres. It comprises:

  • A 10-lane 50-metre x 25-metre international-standard swimming pool with two moveable floors which will allow it to be reconfigured for other uses

  • A 25-metre international standard diving pool/warm-up pool; Seating for 2,500 spectators

  • Extensive leisure waters (AquaZone) including adventure water rides, with children’s play pool and wave pool

  • A fitness centre (Sport Ireland Campus Fitness)

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Competition Pools

The Sport Ireland National Aquatic Centre is home to two elite level pools, the 50-metre competition pool and the 25-metre diving pool.

Both of these pools host national and international events and are built and designed to cater for elite-level performances and training.

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AquaZone is the perfect family day out, with raging waterpark adventures for the bigger kids and pirate play areas for the younger ones. Our tropical indoor waterpark has got something for everyone, located at the Sport Ireland National Aquatic Centre with some of Ireland's biggest and best water rides!

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Sport Ireland Campus Fitness

Sport Ireland Campus Fitness members have access to our newly refurbished state of the art gym, over 80 fitness classes per week, private members-only health suite (including sauna, steam room and jacuzzi), the Sport Ireland National Aquatic Centre's 50-metre Olympic standard competition pool, and the Aquazone Waterpark!

Hospitality at Cafe

Food Court

Unwind and dine at Aqua Café in the Sport Ireland National Aquatic Centre, offering three distinct family-friendly dining experiences. 

The Eatery offers satisfying favourites with a focus on quality and flavour, promising to fulfil your cravings for hearty fare.

 At Loaf Deli, artisanal flair meets gourmet sandwiches, showcasing innovative flavour combinations using handcrafted loaves and premium, locally sourced ingredients.

 Experience a special coffee journey at 53.3 Degrees, where coffee is roasted at 53.3 degrees north, creating a unique coffee experience with responsibly sourced and produced beans. 

Corporate bookings and event hospitality bookings can also be made with our partner by contacting